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Guerrilla Cambridge studio Closing Soon : Sony

Guerrilla Cambridge

Guerrilla Cambridge studio Closing Soon : Sony is closing Guerrilla Cambridge, the developer of PlayStation VR game Rigs Mechanised Combat League. The studio was formerly SCEE Cambridge, and was in operation for 19 years. Guerrilla Games’ main studio in Amsterdam, where PlayStation 4-exclusive Horizon: Zero Dawn is being made, will not be affected. “Within [Sony Interactive Entertainment] Worldwide Studios, we have a regular process of review in order to consider projects coming to completion Read more […]

Windows 10 PC could soon lock itself when you step away from it

Windows 10

The Windows Central blog is suggesting that a feature called Dynamic Lock, which appears in the list of features for recent test builds of Windows 10, does just that and is being tested by Microsoft ahead of a possible release to the public. According to the report, Microsoft refers to the feature internally as “Windows Goodbye”, a reference to the existing Windows Hello feature which uses cameras to unlock a PC by facial recognition. It’s not known if the Dynamic Lock could use the Read more […]

Uber calendar integration is now going live

Uber

When the Uber app received a major makeover in November of last year, the ride-sharing service promised that it will be adding a feature to integrate the native calendar app of the smartphones of users. Just a couple of months after, the feature is now being rolled out to Uber customers on iOS devices, offering an easier way to request for rides. Calendar App Integration On Uber Through a post in the Newsroom section of  official website, the company announced that it has started rolling Read more […]

KFC New Facial Recognition Software Can Predict a Customer Order

KFC

KFC : Are automation and robots poised to takeover fast-food service in China? Not quite yet, according to The Guardian whose reporter recently visited Beijing’s first “smart” KFC. The fried chicken restaurant located in the city’s financial district was recently outfitted with a facial recognition system designed to predict customer orders based on age, mood, and sex. It also apparently tells you whether or not you’re “beautiful.” Chinese tech company Baidu helped develop the software, Read more […]

Japan space agency postpones launch of mini rocket

Japan space agency

Japan space agency : The launch of an experimental fin-stabilized Japanese rocket with a shoebox-sized CubeSat was scrubbed Tuesday, pushing back a test flight to demonstrate how companies and institutions can inexpensively put small satellites in space. The modified sounding rocket, designated the SS-520-4, was scheduled to fire into the sky from the Uchinoura Space Center in southern Japan’s Kagoshima prefecture at 2348 GMT (6:48 p.m. EST) Tuesday, or 8:48 a.m. Japan Standard Time Wednesday. Japanese Read more […]

Google Voice Preparing For its Major Update

Google Voice

Google Voice: Google’s somewhat aging VoIP calling service, Google Voice, is preparing to roll out a significant update, the company has confirmed. Several Google Voice users this week reported seeing an upgrade link touting “the new Google Voice” on the web version of the service, along with a link that would let them try it out. Clearly, the message was posted too early because the upgrade didn’t come through when the link was clicked. However, its existence has been an encouraging sign Read more […]

‪‪Adobe System‬‬ plans to use artificial intelligence for editing pictures

‪‪Adobe Systems‬‬

‪‪Adobe System ‬‬: The new method can be a good alternative for the ones using the desktop photo-editing software that requires constant precision mousing. Adobe is looking into the possibility of a voice activated virtual assistant that can edit pictures on user’s commands. The company released a 30-second teaser video that asks ‘What if you had an intelligent assistant for photo editing?’ The conceptual video shows a user using an Adobe mobile app without any technical commands. Read more […]

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